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Duxbury
Art Complex Museum
189 Alden Street
Box 2814
Duxbury MA 02331
Phone 781 934-6634
Web Site http://www.artcomplex.org/
Description art museum with paintings, Shaker furniture, Japanese tea house
Type of Resource Museum
Primary Focus Arts
Collection A-F Furniture
Group Identity Japanese
Research /Reading Library

Duxbury
Duxbury Rural & Historical Society
685 Washington Street
PO Box 2865
Duxbury MA 02331
Phone 781 934-2378
Web Site www.duxburyhistory.org
Description society owns several historic houses
Type of Resource Museum
Primary Focus Local History
Collection A-F Decorative Arts
Research /Reading Library 

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Edgartown
 
Martha's Vineyard Preservation Trust
 
PO Box 5277
 
Edgartown  MA  02539    
 
Phone  508 627-8017
 
Web Site  http://www.mvpreservation.org/
 
E-mail  mailto:info@mvpreservation.org
 
Description  owns nine historic properties, several open as event venues,  also general
                       
 store and 1884 carousel
 
Type of Resource  Museum
 
Primary Focus  Building Collection
 
Building Type  Carousel
 
New or Updated:  09/04/2003

  Edgartown
 
Vineyard Museum
 
59 School Street
 
Edgartown  MA  02539     
 
Phone  508 627-4441
 
Web Site  http://www.marthasvineyardhistory.org/aboutus.html
 
Alt Web  http://www.capecodchamber.org/htm/attractions/marthas.htm
 
Description  society owns and operates several lighthouses as well as museum in                         historic house
 
Type of Resource  Museum
 
Primary Focus  Maritime
 
Building Type  Lighthouse
 
Industry /Profession  Whaling
 
Collection A-F  Costumes
 
Collection G-M  Models
 
Collection N-Z  Scrimshaw
 
Research /Reading  Archives
 
Era      1765
 
Owner/Operator:  Martha's Vineyard Historical Society
 
New or Updated:  09/06/2003

  Massachusetts
 
Falmouth
 
Falmouth Historical Society
 
55-65 Palmer Avenue
 
Falmouth  MA  02541 
 
Phone  508 548-4857
 
Web Site  http://www.falmouthhistoricalsociety.org/
 
Description  society owns two houses and a barn, connected by a formal garden
 
Type of Resource  Museum
 
Primary Focus  Local History
 
Research /Reading  Library
 
New or Updated:  09/20/2003

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